GB CULTURAL INFO: C, W / Matures 6-13 / Harvest 1-3 / Yield 135-540/ Spacing 8-9 /
DAYS TO MATURITY: 68
SEEDS PER PACKET: 150
APPROX GERM DAYS: 7-14
SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION: 68 F
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4"
WHEN TO PLANT: Spring, Summer, Fall
PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Start in flats or direct seed. Cold frames can extend the season. Best flavor if growth is fast: ensure soil has adequate nitrogen, aeration and water. In hot climates use shade cloth or interplant to keep plants cool during the heat of the day. Succession-sow every 3 weeks for continuous lettuce supply!
BOTANICAL NAME: Lactuca sativa
DESCRIPTION: Red Romaine--upright, crunchy, and really really red. Selected for color, big tight heads, slow bolting and disease resistance. The best in its class.